How to select PHP version in cPanel Esther Chia Modified on: Fri, 8 Nov, 2019 at 10:11 AM You may select your preferred PHP version on cPanel now.Please refer to the below on how to select PHP version from cPanel.1. Login to cPanel.2. Under Software> Click "Select PHP Version".3. Click on the drop down list to select PHP version.4. Click "Set as current" to set the PHP version.